Hotel Savoia e Campana
Travel Blogs from Montecatini Terme
We had pre-booked timed entry tickets for the Uffizzi gallery but it still took us 50 minutes from joining the queue to collect them until we were actually in the gallery and able to look at the pictures. However, it was well worth it as the breadth of the collection and it's organisation in chronological order clearly showed the development of styles just before ...
Today was an early start with the tour at 8.45am. We set out for Sienna first and the group was a good mix of Aussies, Americans, Canadians, Spanish and French. Always a good start when the bus has great Airconditioning so we could settle in for a comfortable ride and enjoy the beautiful views. Olive trees and vines as far as the eye can see, this is what the chianti region is famous for and it is so nice to drive through. Beautiful big villa's dot ...
... they come from all over to sell them something. Had lunch there and then on to Tuscany. The scenery was great. Driving through the French Riviera was magically.houses on rocks.I don't know how they get their cars there. We went through 139 tunnels and that many again bridges. The Italians don't do hills.. They go through or over. Anyway it ...
... and pavements.
We sort of followed my route from yesterday and then veered off to where the Accademia Delle Arti museum that houses the David is. We knew we were near when this random queue of people suddenly appeared so we stood in line for the next 3/4 hour before we could go in. Unfortunately one is not allowed to take any photos inside so all we can report is that he is HUGE. We tried to judge and have decided that he is about 2 and a half times Daniella's height and ...
Tuesday 2nd April. After a short journey we arrived at Camping Village Il Poggetto which is set in the Tuscan hills 15kms from Florence. This site is wonderful, the staff are so helpful and friendly, and there is a bus which stops outside the entrance that goes into Florence.
Wednesday 3rd ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility